[This Experience Is Now Over]
Welcome to the Good Food Ireland Culinary & Cultural Weekend to celebrate St Patricks Day in Dublin City! Enjoy a weekend of festivities as Irelands' most popular annual festival takes off.
St Patricks' Festival takes place from Thursday 16th March to Sunday 19th March inclusive and you will feel like part of the family on this Good Food Ireland festival break.
This is a getaway of fun, gourmet food and unique experiences where you take centre stage. Enjoy a myriad of experiences from Walking Tours in the footsteps of St Patrick, Ceili's, the Greening of the city, Historic and Cultural events, Secret Sessions, The art of Sean-Nos Singing, Storytelling sessions, the Dublin Bay Prawn Festival, Treasure Hunts, Street Theatre and Music, Poetry and Spoken Word Trails, Open Air Cinema and much much more!
Arrive at the sophisticated luxury of Brooks Hotel in the heart of Dublins' shopping district.
Explore a little bit of Dublin before dinner with a stroll around the buzzing streets as the St Patricks' Day Festival gets underway. Perhaps partake 'In the footsteps of St Patrick' walking tour starting at 10.30am (excluding 17th) and 2.15pm from Molly Malones Statue at the end of Grafton Street. There are a number of great events taking place in the city from Festival Ceili's, the Greening of the city, Historic and Cultural events, Secret Sessions and The art of Sean-Nos Singing.
Today you will be at the heart of Paddys' Day Fun at The Merry Ploughboys' 'All day music session" taking place from 2.30 pm till close. From 6pm head updatirs for their Traditional Irish Dinner and plenty of dancing, craic agus ceoil!
(Shuttlebus Pick Up and Return included from the nearby Shelbourne Hotel just a 5 minute stroll from Brooks hotel.)
Retire to Brooks Hotel to sleep off the shenanigans.
After another extravagant breakfast it’s time to hit the streets and explore the magic of St Patrick's Festival - so much to get involved in including Storytelling sessions, Dublin Bay Prawn Festival, Treasure Hunts, Street Theatre and Music, Potetry and Spoken Word Trail, Open Air Cinema and much much more. Full details on all events during the festival can be found on www.stpatricksfestival.ie/events
You will be spoilt for choice using your Good Food Ireland Prepaid Mastercard again for Lunch and Dinner at a Good Food Ireland Eatery of your choice.
Return to Brooks for one last luxurious sleep.
Indulge in one last Brooks' Breakfast, before packing your bags. Why not fit in a final bit of festive fun as there are again lot's of great events taking place through Saturday and Sunday or simply enjoy the atmosphere and colourful streets as Dublin buzzes at this most popular time of year!
3 Night Stay at Dublin's sophisticated Brooks Hotel
All day music session from 2.30 pm till close with traditional Irish Dinner & live traditional Irish Music, Song and Irish Dancing with Shuttlebus pick up and return to same later that night.
Enjoy the St Patrick Day Festivies throughout the city.